Found February 27, 2012 on
Basketball ] MiamiHerald.com:
The Seattle Storm on Monday signed veteran forward Tina Thompson, the WNBA's all-time leading scorer.
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The Seattle Storm of the WNBA this week signed Tina Thompson a 15-year WNBA veteran who averaged a career-low 9.9 points last season for Los Angeles.
Thompson is the WNBA's all-time leader in points scored (6,751) and won four WNBA championships with the defunct Houston Comets.
I know I know. This move on the surface sounds crazy...but. Thompson could be part of...
As previously reported would happen, the Storm announced the signing of WNBA original Tina Thompson on Monday. Thompson, who turned 37 this month, was the league's inaugural No. 1 overall draft pick in 1997. She won four championships with the defunct Houston Comets and played her past three seasons in Los Angeles.
After Houston folded, it was believed Thompson would finish her...
Storm adds another veteran, signing 37-year-old Tina Thompson.
Already loaded, the Seattle Storm added another All-Star to the lineup by signing forward Tina Thompson, the WNBA's all-time leading scorer. Seattle announced Thompson's signing on Monday. She spent the last three seasons with the Los Angeles Sparks and finished the 2011 season with 6,751 points, ahead of Katie Smith (6,015) and Lauren Jackson (5,915).